Definition of Manitou. Meaning of Manitou. Synonyms of Manitou

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Definition of Manitou

Manitou
Manito Man"i*to, Manitou Man"i*tou, Manitu Man"i*tu, n. A name given by tribes of American Indians to a great spirit, whether good or evil, or to any object of worship. --Tylor. Gitche Manito the mighty, The Great Spirit, the creator, Smiled upon his helpless children! --Longfellow. Mitche Manito the mighty, He the dreadful Spirit of Evil, As a serpent was depicted. --Longfellow.

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